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RII60615 Advanced Diploma of Civil Construction

Kick your management skills up a gear with the RII60615 Advanced Diploma of Civil Construction – a nationally-recognised qualification from Transformed. Whether you’re a manager or supervisor seeking rapid career progression, this course builds on your existing ability and challenges you to develop the leadership skills needed in civil construction management.

Contact our Education Advisor to find out if this course is for you


Enrol in the RII60615 Advanced Diploma of Civil Construction and accelerate towards your career goals.

Stand out from the competition with a nationally-recognised qualification in civil construction. The Advanced Diploma is highly valued when applying for tenders or making your next career move with large companies and councils.

Led by experienced industry professionals, this course will equip you with knowledge in the principal areas of civil construction management. Develop skills in leadership. Learn how to establish a quality system, environmental management system, risk management system, OH&S system and more.

With the RII60615 Advanced Diploma of Civil Construction courses online, you take control of your learning. Study anytime, anywhere at a pace that suits you. Best of all, you can put your new knowledge to work every day of your course. Our industry-experienced facilitators, supportive learning environment and absolute flexibility will help you reach your career goals, faster.

Learning Outcomes

This qualification is designed for managers working in civil construction who perform tasks that are broad, specialised, complex and technical, and include strategic areas and initiating activities.

You are responsible for the establishment of the site management systems, plans and policies, and are required to demonstrate self-directed application of theoretical and technical knowledge and initiate solutions to technical problems or management requirements.

Course Fees and Funding

$6,350 online & RPL
Fees are GST exempt

Funding for this qualification may be available under the Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) arrangement. Check our funding page for details.

Support and Delivery

Take advantage of our flexible training and assessment options which allow you to fit your study around your work and personal life. Transformed offers two flexible learning pathways:

  1. Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) – Assessment only, assessing evidence of existing skills and knowledge against the competency standards.
  2. Online Learning  The learning environment provides access to study guides, assessment materials & submission links and online support from your assessor 
    Our Transformed team will support you every step of the way through training literature, videos and assessor contact.

Ready to study Advanced Diploma of Civil Construction courses online? Talk to our teamabout the right course delivery for you.

Are you looking to upskill your civil construction team?

Talk to us about face-to-face delivery available within consultancies and organisations for groups of 8 or more.

Course Structure

Complete 12 subjects (5 core and 7 electives).

Core Units

Unit codeUnit TitleAvailable by RPLAvailable by Distance
BSBMGT605Provide leadership across the organisationYY
RIIENV601DEstablish and maintain the environmental management systemYY
RIIWHS601DEstablish and maintain the Occupational health and safety management systemYY
RIIQUA601DEstablish and maintain a quality systemYY
RIIRIS601DEstablish and maintain the risk management systemYY

Elective Units

Choose at least 1 unit from Group A and at least 3 from Group B. You can also choose up to 2 units from Certificate IV, Diploma or Advanced Diploma level from this or any other training package or accredited course.

Group A

Unit codeUnit TitleAvailable by RPLAvailable by Distance
RIICWM602DEstablish civil works maintenance programsYY

Group B

Unit codeUnit TitleAvailable by RPLAvailable by Distance
RIIBEF601DConduct business negotiationsYY
RIICWM503DPrepare civil works cost estimateYY
RIICWM504DPrepare civil works bill of quantitiesYY
RIICWM505DEPrepare civil works schedule of ratesYY



Unit codeUnit TitleAvailable by RPLAvailable by Distance
CPCCBC6002AGenerate and direct the development of new projectsYY
CPCCBC6003AEstablish, maintain and review contract administration procedures and FrameworksYY
CPCCBC6005AManage tender developments for major projectsYY
CPCCBC6012AManage and administer development of documentation for building and construction projectsYY


Course Length

18 months – distance learning (self-paced)
12 months – recognition of prior learning (RPL)

Student Profile

The Advanced Diploma is designed to meet the needs of those working for civil construction companies or consultancies in the following roles:

Career and Salary

Construction Manager



Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements, but we recommend having experience in civil construction management or project management.


Participants are required to undertake a number of assessment activities, including:

  • Lodgement of up-to-date CV;
  • Third party report;
  • Work-based assessment tasks
  • Written question and answers.

Assessment for the Advanced Diploma of Civil Construction is against the competency standards within the Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package (RII). Expect to spend about 60 hours undertaking assessment tasks.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Skilled in civil construction management, but not qualified? Use your experience to get a head-start on your Advanced Diploma.

Talk to our team to find out if you are eligible for RPL.

Take our self assessment survey

Are you interested in finding out if you have options for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a qualification?

Do you have some work experience or have been in the workforce for a number of years but not sure how you can apply your existing knowledge to achieving a qualification?

Our self assessment survey will give you more information for what your self paced learning pathway looks like based onyour work and life experience – ie do you have options for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) or is a distance package best for you – or a blend of both.

The survey is free and it takes just 10 mins to complete and within 24 hours you will have a response from a Transformed team member with your recommended learning pathway as well as the fee to complete and the next steps should you wish to enrol. We have payment plans to suit all budgets.

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